News & Updates

September 2020 | Field News & Resources

This page features this month's highlights, announcements, resources, and general news related to advancements in the impact investing field.

Featuring MIE

  • H. Art Taylor calls on American foundations to change the composition of their governing boards to reflect the country’s diversity, via Forbes. Taylor is the president and CEO of BBB and a member of Forbes Nonprofit Council.
  • The Agents of Impact Call, Impact Alpha’s monthly call cohosted by MIE’s Monique Aiken, this month connects two conversations that are often separate: systemic risk and systemic racism. On Impact Alpha's September 25 Agents of Impact podcast, Aiken highlights moments from the call on racial justice investing and more. The September18 podcast features a discussion on reimagining capitalism. Both episodes can be found here.


Advancing Racial Equity

Rethinking Capitalism

Impact Investing Strategies

Climate and Environment

  • A new Environmental Defense Fund report—Financing Resilient Agriculture—describes climate risks to the agricultural lending sector and provides a path forward for lenders to support a more resilient agricultural system.

LGBTQI Lens Investing

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